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The recolonization by the comfort class—interview with M. Sornarajah
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The recolonization by the comfort class—interview with M. Sornarajah

You find this duplicated society in almost every country in the world—says professor M. Sornarajah—who was born in Sri Lanka during the British colonial times—about the comfort class that is financed by multinational companies. You were born in Ceylon during the colonial times. It is Sri Lanka
The lack of Washington’s Ukraine strategy
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The lack of Washington’s Ukraine strategy

What can the West expect after the invasion of Ukraine? What is the role of Central Europe in international organizations today? In what aspects is the current situation different from the Cold War? These questions were addressed in the „After Ukraine, where does the West stand?” panel discussion at the
Protests in China not seen in decades
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Protests in China not seen in decades

„The white paper represents everything we want to say but cannot say.” In recent weeks, protests not seen in decades erupted in China: the protesters are mainly fighting against China’s almost three years old strict zero-COVID strategy, but they also have other demands. The demonstrators have now even started
Let’s think realistically
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Let’s think realistically

John Mearsheimer’s lecture on international politics. International relations sound intangible to many of us: Why do wars start? Why do we trade with certain countries? Are there real allies, or is every country actually against every country? John Mearsheimer, one of the most well-known scholars of the realist school
How do European powers respond to the increasing power of China?
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How do European powers respond to the increasing power of China?

Interview with Hugo Meijer. The growing expansion of the People’s Republic of China' power in the post-Cold War era has brought about a great number of new challenges and questions for the Western world. European powers had to adapt to the changing power dynamics in their policies and priorities
Did China dress up as Russia for this year's Halloween?
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Did China dress up as Russia for this year's Halloween?

As Europe kicks the Russian Bear out, a less aggressive panda appears in the background. Europe-China relations have existed before, but now it seems Beijing wants what Moscow had to leave here. Marriage in silk Europe and China did not find each other because of the decline of Russian commercial
Resilience instead of globalization
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Resilience instead of globalization

The unjust Iraq War blackened the West, but the obscenity must be washed away – a panelist said at The Riga Conference 2022. Hype&Hyper’s conference coverage from Latvia. Realpolitik partially failed when Russia launched the full-scale invasion of Ukraine on 24 February. We attended The Riga Conference 2022, where
NATO must refocus from deterrence by punishment to deterrence by denial – interview with Margarita Šešelgytė
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NATO must refocus from deterrence by punishment to deterrence by denial – interview with Margarita Šešelgytė

We have become the “voice” of pro-western Eastern European countries in Europe – Dr. Margarita Šešelgytė told Hype&Hyper on Lithuania. Interview about the Russian influence in Lithuania, the weaponized migration by Belarus, the Kaliningrad case, and Lithuania’s progressive China policy. We can state that from an economic and geographical